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Browsing command history on Bash

This is useful for finding a command that was executed a while ago but still in the history: where search_term is the term to search for within my history, and history_number is the number which identifies that command in the … Continue reading

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Some control+key commands on Linux shell

There are a couple I keep forgetting to remember: ctrl-s freezes the screen and stops any display on the screen from continuing (equivalent to a no-scroll key) (sometimes takes a moment to work) ctrl-q un-freezes the screen and lets screen … Continue reading

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